Nets

Nets won’t tender qualifying offer to Stauskas

The Brooklyn Nets will not extend a qualifying offer to guard Nik Stauskas, making him an unrestricted free agent, according to a report. Michael Scotto of The Athletic also reports the Nets did tender two-way player Milton Doyle, which makes him a restricted free agent. The Brooklyn Nets will not tender Nik Stauskas a qualifying […]


Report: Hornets sending Howard to Nets

The Charlotte Hornets are finalizing a deal to send center Dwight Howard to the Brooklyn Nets, according to ESPN. In return, per the report, the Hornets will receive center Timofey Mozgov, two second-round draft picks and cash. According to ESPN, the Hornets will receive the Nets’ second-round pick in Thursday’s draft, as well as a second-rounder […]


Sullinger takes part in Nets mini-camp

Former first-round pick Jared Sullinger was among those who took part in a free agent mini-camp held by the Brooklyn Nets, according to a report from Ben Stinar of HoopsHabit. Sullinger is a 6-foot-9 forward and spent last season playing in China. He was drafted out of Ohio State by the Boston Celtics with the […]


Nets willing to package picks, player to move up in draft?

Shooting guard Spencer Dinwiddie could be available as the Brooklyn Nets are looking to move up in the NBA draft, according to a report from Michael Scotto of The Athletic. The Nets currently own the No. 29 overall pick in the first round, as well as the No. 40 and 45 overall in the second. […]


Net gain: Atkinson likes direction team is headed, but wants more

Lost in the story of their first-round draft pick in the upcoming NBA draft being property of the Cleveland Cavaliers was this fact about the Brooklyn Nets: They were the second-most improved team in the Eastern Conference from last season to this season, posting an eight-game improvement with a 28-54 finish after bottoming out the […]


Nets staging three-day minicamp for free agents

Former Los Angeles Clippers forward Brice Johnson and ex-Oklahoma City Thunder center B.J. Mullens are among those attending the Brooklyn Nets’ three-day minicamp for free agents this weekend, according to multiple reports. “The team generally holds a few of these minicamps over the summer, inviting players who washed out of the NBA, are playing in […]


Nets add ex-NBAers Prigioni, Splitter to staff

A couple of former NBA players from overseas have been hired to help with the Brooklyn Nets’ youth movement, the team announced Tuesday. Ex-NBA point guard Pablo Prigioni has been added as an assistant to Kenny Atkinson’s coaching staff, and former NBA big man Tiago Splitter is joining the Nets as pro scout. Splitter will also […]


Atkinson: Nets simply ‘couldn’t stop’ Cavaliers

Try as they might — and they did — the Brooklyn Nets could simply not stop the Cleveland Cavaliers at crunch time and as a result, suffered their 10th consecutive loss at Quicken Loans Arena, 129-123, on Tuesday night. A traditional three-point play by Cleveland’s Rodney Hood with 40.2 seconds to play put the Cavaliers […]


Nets’ Lin opts in to player option for next year

Brooklyn Nets guard Jeremy Lin has opted in to his $12.5 million player option for next season, according to a report from ESPN. Lin ruptured the patellar tendon in his right knee in October and underwent season-ending surgery, so this news shouldn’t come as much of a surprise. Jeremy Lin has opted in to his $12.5M […]


Pelicans ship Cunningham to Nets

The New Orleans Pelicans have traded forward Dante Cunningham to the Brooklyn Nets for shooting guard Rashad Vaughn, the teams announced Thursday. Cunningham, 30, is on an expiring contract. He had requested a trade from the Pelicans and according NBA.com, does not intend to pursue a buyout from the Nets. Cunningham averaged 5.0 points and […]


Nets’ Dinwiddie: ‘If I’m moved, I’m moved…’

Even though he’s only 24 years old, Spencer Dinwiddie is already keenly aware of how much the business side of the NBA comes into play in regards to the trade deadline. With the deadline set for today at 3 p.m., the Brooklyn Nets guard says he wants to remain in Brooklyn, but realizes it’s not […]


Bucks acquire Zeller from Nets for Vaughn, pick

The Brooklyn Nets have traded center Tyler Zeller to the Milwaukee Bucks for shooting guard Rashad Vaughn and a 2018 second-round draft pick, according to a report from ESPN. The Bucks have been looking for help for their frontline for some time and Zeller should provide some relief in that area. Per ESPN: The Bucks […]


Nets sign Webb III to a two-way deal

The Brooklyn Nets have agreed to a two-way contract with James Webb III, according to a report. Sources: The Brooklyn Nets are signing forward James Webb III of G League's Delaware on a two-way contract. — Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) January 15, 2018 The 6-foot-9, 202-pound forward is averaging 11.6 points, 6.7 rebounds and 1.4 assists […]


Dinwiddie deal being guaranteed by Nets

Not surprisingly, the Brooklyn Nets have decided to guarantee the contract of shooting guard Spencer Dinwiddie for the season, according to a report from Michael Scotto of Basketball Insiders. Dinwiddie has had an outstanding year while playing on a non-guaranteed deal. Sunday is the deadline for teams to determine whether to pick up non-guaranteed contracts […]